The powers and duties of the Athletes Committee are:

- to bring input of athletes’ experience to the organisation of FINA World Championships,
- to collaborate in the Technical Rules proposals and amendments for each discipline, and
- with the occasion of FINA World Championships, to be in contact with participating athletes and bring forward their suggestions and remarks.

The representative of the Athletes Committee shall participate in the Technical Committee meeting in disciplines where he is specialised.

The Chair of the Athletes Committee as an ex officio member of the Bureau shall provide perspective on the athlete experience as required.